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RFC 5639, "Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) Brainpool Standard Curves and Curve Generation", March 2010

Source of RFC: INDEPENDENT

Errata ID: 5075
Status: Verified
Type: Editorial

Reported By: Taylor R Campbell
Date Reported: 2017-08-01
Verifier Name: RFC Editor
Date Verified: 2017-08-01

Section 2.2 and 7.2 says:

2.2.  Technical Requirements
       [...]
                                            This property permits the
       use of the arithmetical advantages of curves with A = -3, as
       shown by Brier and Joyce [BJ].

7.2.  Informative References
       [...]
   [BJ]       Brier, E. and M. Joyce, "Fast Multiplication on Elliptic
              Curves through Isogenies", Applied Algebra Algebraic
              Algorithms and Error-Correcting Codes, Lecture Notes in
              Computer Science 2643, Springer Verlag, 2003.

It should say:

2.2.  Technical Requirements
       [...]
                                            This property permits the
       use of the arithmetical advantages of curves with A = -3, as
       shown by Brier and Joye [BJ].

7.2.  Informative References
       [...]
   [BJ]       Brier, E. and M. Joye, "Fast Multiplication on Elliptic
              Curves through Isogenies", Applied Algebra Algebraic
              Algorithms and Error-Correcting Codes, Lecture Notes in
              Computer Science 2643, Springer Verlag, 2003.

Notes:

The author's name is Marc Joye, not Marc Joyce. See the original paper here: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/3-540-44828-4_6

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